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ID:     156354
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     BOSPORUS KINGS
Issuer:     Rhescuporis II
Date Ruled:     AD 211-227
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 220-221
Diameter:     20 mm
Weight:     7.71 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     BACIΛEWC PHCKOVΠΟΡΙΔOC
Obverse Description:     Diademed and draped bust of Rhescuporis right; trident in front
Reverse Legend:     ZIΦ
Reverse Description:     Laureate head of Elagabalus right; date below
Primary Reference:     MacDonald 560/1
Reference2:     Anokhin 637
Reference3:     Frolova pg. 208 A/a
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=60681
Notes:     This portrait resembles the earlier portraits of Caracalla.